Susan served as an independent Non-Executive Director prior to her appointment as Chairman on April 29, 2014. Skills & experience: Susan brings to her role extensive M&A and finance experience having enjoyed a distinguished global career in investment banking. She held senior positions with The First Boston Corporation, Bankers Trust, Barclays de Zoete Wedd and most recently Credit Suisse where she was Chairman of the EMEA Mergers & Acquisitions team until 2009 and a part-time senior advisor until 2014. Susan is also a former Director of Keurig Green Mountain, Inc., L’Occitane International S.A. and Coca-Cola HBC AG. She holds a BA in Economics and a MBA.